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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Sunday November 21st, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Sunday November 21st, 2021

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Graveside Service

Farmers Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Monday November 22nd, 2021

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Lorene Duncan

Lorene Johnson Duncan, age 89, passed away at her home in Clinton, TN on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Lorene loved her family, her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She worked at the Anderson County Courthouse until she became a mother. She enjoyed gardening, especially roses, she also enjoyed travelling and loved family gatherings at her home. Everyone was welcome there.

Lorene is preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Margaret Johnson; husband, Hubert Duncan Jr; son, Hubert Duncan III; brothers, L.E. Johnson, Allen Ray Johnson, King Johnson and Eugene Johnson; sister, Margie Bice.

She is survived by her daughters, Jeanne Duncan (Mike) of Alcoa, TN, Lora Nickell (Mark) of Smyrna, TN, and bonus daughter Brenda Duncan of Clinton, TN; six grandchildren and six great grandchildren; special neighbors, The Perkins Family, The Mays Family, The Ward Family, and Mary and Mack Murphy.

The family will receive friends in the Chapel of Jones Mortuary on Sunday, November 21, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. with a funeral service to follow. Brother Mark Nickell and Keith Nickell officiating. Interment will be at Farmer’s Grove Baptist Church Cemetery on Monday, November 22, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Farmer’s Grove Baptist Church or Shriner’s Hospital. Jones Mortuary, LLC. in Clinton, TN is in charge of arrangements.

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Your Mother was so sweet! My heart goes out to you and her grandchildren. Love you all!

Joyce Mcculley Nov 21 2021 1:21 PM

Jeanne - my sweet friend. I'm praying for you as you miss and mourn your mama until the day you see her again.

Amy Crooks Nov 19 2021 10:23 PM

May God Bless & keep you during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts & prayers.

Wendell Ward & Patricia Cobb Nov 19 2021 6:45 PM

Lora, Jeanne & family I am so sorry for the loss of your precious Mother. Lorene & your family was more than just a neighbor we are family. She was also so kind, nice & caring to me & my parents. I pray God gives you peace & comfort during this difficult time.

Penny “Ward” Phillips Nov 19 2021 6:44 PM

Remembering your family in prayer. J.D., Wanda Nelson & Family

Judy Nelson Nov 19 2021 4:39 PM

Sending thoughts & prayers to the family.

Sissy Nelson Cooper & family Nov 19 2021 2:21 PM

Always liked visiting with Lorene & Junior. Our thoughts, prayers, & condolences for the family, we are so very sorry for your loss.

Estel & Shirley Nelson & family Nov 19 2021 12:48 PM

Mrs. Duncan was a devoted family woman. The family was truly blessed. I hope they find comfort in that during this difficult time.

Caroline Napier Nov 19 2021 7:08 AM

I love you Lorene and I'll never forget

Johnson Warren Nov 18 2021 7:40 PM